Star Apocalypse is the reinvention of the 4X genre. The game is a real time game of intergalactic civilization, using the computation power of modern computers to run advanced simulations on cultural, technological and societal interaction and development.

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General progress update autumn 2013

General progress update autumn 2013

Sep 29, 2013 0 comments

A few announcements regarding what to expect the coming months regarding the game and soundtrack.

Revenue model, music & more

Revenue model, music & more

Jun 26, 2013 0 comments

It's been a while since the last update. That's also with a reason. I've been quite seriously ill since the start of april. And it isn't showing any signs...

Downloads & Update

Downloads & Update

May 12, 2013 0 comments

In this update I'll explain the new downloads added and general progress on development.

Work continues

Work continues

Mar 30, 2013 0 comments

Work has been done on my house, slowly ending my 'hiatus'. A soundtrack concept has been posted and work will slowly continue on the game itself.

Short hiatus

Short hiatus

Mar 19, 2013 0 comments

I wanted to let you know why there has been a recent lack of updates regarding development.

Update on progress

Update on progress

Mar 6, 2013 0 comments

Here's a little update on the progress of things, and what can be expected the coming weeks.

Something somewhat unrelated but still important

Something somewhat unrelated but still important

Feb 17, 2013 2 comments

This article is how recent world events directly relate to the way Star Apocalypse would play out.

Ever wanted to work on a scifi game?

Ever wanted to work on a scifi game?

Feb 4, 2013 0 comments

We're looking for help on our current project, in the form of artists (gfx, sfx, music) and a coder.

End of an eventful year

End of an eventful year

Dec 28, 2012 3 comments

This year is almost at an end. We had an eventful 2012, with much stuff going on in Star Apocalypse in real life. I will give a view on things from my...

News from the other side of the galaxy

News from the other side of the galaxy

Oct 14, 2012 3 comments

The most awaited game ever is announced now! Wingnuts and Freelancers, check this out!

Pre-announcement of our new game

Pre-announcement of our new game

Sep 10, 2012 3 comments

This newspost is about our newest game and a little info on an epic upcoming game.

The source code

The source code

Jul 26, 2012 0 comments

The sourcecode of the game's prototype will be released.

Non-playable Star Apocalypse Alpha Preview

Non-playable Star Apocalypse Alpha Preview

Jul 18, 2012 2 comments

We're releasing a non-playable Alpha preview of our work, so you can tinker with it, test its performance, give us feedback and see how far we are.

Progress Update - 2 july 2012

Progress Update - 2 july 2012

Jul 2, 2012 0 comments

A short update on the progress of the game, mainly focusing around the deadlines.

Star Apocalypse Alpha Update 23 june

Star Apocalypse Alpha Update 23 june

Jun 22, 2012 6 comments

This update explains one of our major features - the scale of the universe. The rest of the article explains a few things about the feasiblity of our...

Progress update - 14 june 2012

Progress update - 14 june 2012

Jun 13, 2012 0 comments

Here's a little progress update on the game! We've been coding in a very fast pace the past time. Since we can't spend much time on it, we make sure we...

Release date set

Release date set

Jun 4, 2012 2 comments

Some more exciting news here! We've set a point to aim for with our first Alpha release! It's set at the 1st of July. This isn't a final date yet. It...

Update on the game - Nearing Alpha Phase

Update on the game - Nearing Alpha Phase

Jun 2, 2012 2 comments

I've got an exciting announcement to make. The past time, me and zeroseconds have been coding approximately 6 to 9 hours each day (making my average workday...

Some game suggestions

Some game suggestions

May 31, 2012 6 comments

Progress is steadily coming along. In order to make it easier to wait, we're suggesting several interesting games!

Update 2 may 2012 - Forums, Concept

Update 2 may 2012 - Forums, Concept

May 2, 2012 0 comments

This update is about new PHPBB3 based forums, IRC chat and an announcement regarding the concept.

Asking the swarm for help

Asking the swarm for help

Apr 17, 2012 0 comments

It's been a while since our last news post. Work hasn't been at standstill all that time. It has been going slowly but steadily. Main limitations were...

Inspiration, sourceness, chatting and opinion

Inspiration, sourceness, chatting and opinion

Feb 24, 2012 0 comments

An update about inspiration received from a game, sourcy stuff and an opinion about a hot topic.

Keeping you entertained while we develop the game

Keeping you entertained while we develop the game

Feb 15, 2012 0 comments

Making Star Apocalypse will still take quite some time. But to keep you entertained in between, there's a game I want to recommend to you.

Update 22 dec 2011

Update 22 dec 2011

Dec 21, 2011 0 comments

It has been some time since the most recent update. A lot of things have been going on since then. Firstly, we've continued working on concepts, and laying...

Delving into OpenGL

Delving into OpenGL

Oct 24, 2011 0 comments

Recently, the first public version of the Combat Prototype has been released. This version still had various bugs. One of the biggest bugs encountered...

The Path of Star Apocalypse

The Path of Star Apocalypse

Oct 20, 2011 0 comments

The first playable prototype has been released! Also, this article is a short look backwards, to see what happened. I want to thank everyone for their...

Early Combat Prototype Demo

Early Combat Prototype Demo

Oct 19, 2011 2 comments

Hey there, This news post is about a very early demo of the combat prototype. The goal of the combat prototype will be to create a very small game executable...

Technology

Technology

Oct 10, 2011 0 comments

Like any other 4X game, star apocalypse will feature technological progress. How this is represented in the game is quite different from what you are...

Update 29 september 2011

Update 29 september 2011

Sep 28, 2011 0 comments

Hello everyone, Here's a new update for you. I hope everyone did enjoy the first part of the storyline being released. I wrote it not only as a storyline...

Storyline Part I

Storyline Part I

Sep 22, 2011 1 comment

The first part of the storyline is being published now! It took some time to write it, but it's done. This is the first link between the current world...

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